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The last of the tearoom ladies, and other Minnesota tales

Author: Peg Meier
Publisher: Minneapolis, Minn. : Neighbors Pub., ©1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of 44 articles that Peg Meier has written for the Star Tribune, about real Minnesota people.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peg Meier
ISBN: 0933387024 9780933387027
OCLC Number: 22222285
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xvi, 240 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Foreword / Garrison Keillor --
Judy Krasselt, Minneapolis' rosiest merchant --
Peter Grise and John Warling, feeding the State Fair stars --
Getatchew Haile, a prized Ethiopian scholar --
Last of the Tearoom Ladies, goodbye to the Fountain Room --
Bill, Richardson, the neighborhood barber --
Beth Stiegler Puchtel, seamstress with spirit --
Baunes of Willmar, "we sure will miss Krissy" --
Patty Williams, chief of the grammer police --
Lois Van Hoef, the Orange Julius Lady --
Garrison Keillor, a tender, bittersweet farewell --
Marion Weisler, mother of a most honorable son --
Bra fitters, ogres no more --
John Ratzloff, the mushroom man --
Alpha Lundeen, whatever happened to Baby Alpha --
Mizinokamigok, knitter of Ojibway ways --
Dan Witkowski, a super magic man --
Ned Waldman, memories of a boyhood love --
"Moonlight" Graham, Chisholm and a field of dreams --
Jan Haugen, the senator's gatekeeper --
Deb Davis and Lillie Gibbs LeVesconte, a tale of two mothers --
Browns Valley Man, those old, old bones --
Mike Osterholm, would-have-been channel swimmer --
Scout Troop 100, their dear and dark stories --
Northwest stewardesses, recalling the "glory days" --
Steve Keillor, a writer in his own right --
Narum's foursome, 40 years of togetherness --
Tom Washington, putting women on the defensive --
Muriel Humphrey Brown, it's a two-party marriage --
Margaret Yan, ask her about apheresis --
Tadpole safari, stalking spring peepers --
Makela Scott, a mother at 16 --
Nina Draxten, actress ingenue at 85 --
Nelson Aldrich, the ins and outs of a doorman --
Hulda Staples, a poet's heartbreak --
Karl Neumeier, a report on 97 1/2 years --
Denny Ganley, a tough guy who cares about kids --
Ray Neuman, biking for Jesus --
Sandra Merwin, she took a golf club to the courts Albert Joseph Alexander-Fryc, the blind bicyclist --
Nursing home opera fans, the song is love --
Teenage nightingales, boys "aide" handicapped neighbors --
Harry Leonard, a nonretiring storyteller --
Back of the bus bunch, the route to lasting friendships --
Children and the princess, a Visit over tea and M & Ms.
Responsibility: by Peg Meier.

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A collection of 44 articles that Peg Meier has written for the Star Tribune, about real Minnesota people.

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